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Announcing Fall 2019 Meeting & Agenda


Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel

55 W Bay Rd Drive

Erie, PA 16507



Erie Insurance will be welcoming the ITPWG September 23-25, 2019 in Erie, PA for the Fall Meeting. The two major themes of the meeting will be Contracting Best Practices and Data Privacy.  For those who can make it into Erie by the afternoon of Monday, September 23, Erie Insurance is sponsoring a fun networking event on the "wobbly seas" of Lake Erie.

Fall 2019 SIM ITPWG Meeting Agenda

 Monday, September 23rd (optional)

 6:00-6:30 PM   Meet & Greet at Sheraton Erie Bayfront Hotel

 6:30-8:30 PM   Scallywags Pirate Cruise  **Sponsored by Erie Insurance**


Tuesday, September 24th

 7:30-8:30 AM     Breakfast Buffet

 8:15-8:30 AM     Welcome and Kick-off   Bob Ingram, CIO, Information Technology, Erie Insurance

 8:30-9:00 AM     ITWPG Leadership Introduction   Mark Taylor (SIM CEO) & ITPWG Officers

 9:00-9:30 AM     Next Level Innovation, POC/Risk/Contracting Faster   Keith Kennedy, SVP, Information Technology & Next Level Innovation, Erie Insurance

 9:30-9:45 AM     Break  

 9:45-10:30 AM    Contracting Faster & Assisting Legal Review   Patrick Simpson, Counsel Erie Insurance

 10:30-12:00 PM  Data Privacy Reviews   Patrick J. Hatfield, Partner, Locke Lord LLP

 12:00-1:00 PM    Lunch    

 1:00-2:00 PM      Group Discussion – Contract Intake Process, Talent and Training, Contracting faster with POCs

 2:00-2:15 PM     Break with mid-afternoon snack  

 2:15-5:00 PM     Open Roundtable Begins  

 5:45-6:00 PM     ERIE Shuttle Pick-up from Sheraton            

 6:00-7:00 PM     ERIE Campus Tour    

 7:00-9:00 PM     Dinner


Wednesday, September 25th

 7:30-8:30 AM     Breakfast Buffet

 8:30-9:00 AM     Group Discussion/ITPWG Business            

 9:00-10:30 AM   Roundtable Discussion-Open Topic

 10:30-10:45 AM Break      

 10:45-12:00 PM Roundtable Discussion-Open Topic  

 12:00 PM           Adjourn (Box Lunch to be provided)